Charlie Villanueva scored 20 points, and the Dallas Mavericks went on an incredible 37-2 run in the second half to embarrass the Miami Heat 93-72 on Friday night.
When the Memphis Grizzlies went ahead with four minutes left, it was time for Dirk Nowitzki to take over. Nowitzki scored 21 points, including the last eight for Dallas in the final two minutes, to lead the Mavericks past the Grizzlies 103-95.
Monta Ellis came back after injuring his left ankle on Sunday. He scored 20 points in 27 minutes, made a game-high four steals and helped hold the Washington Wizards’ Bradley Beal to 10 points.
Monta Ellis once again saved his sharp shooting for the end. Ellis hit a wild jumper at the buzzer, lifting the Mavericks over the Bucks by a score of 107-105 on Wednesday night.
Dirk Nowitzki scored 21 points while playing only 20 minutes, and the Mavericks had their largest victory ever, winning 123-70 over the winless 76ers on Thursday night.
In 80 games played last season, only twice did Dirk play 24 minutes or less. He did so on Thursday night in a dominant, balanced team win over Utah.
Rick Carlisle believes that Chandler Parsons has a slight weight problem. Parsons doesn’t necessarily agree with his coach’s assessment.
Head coach of one of the Heroes Celebrity baseball teams Rick Carlisle calls into the show to talk about the upcoming Heroes Charity game and the NBA finals
The 1984 NBA Draft is widely considered the best draft ever, including names like Hakeem Olajuwon and Michael Jordan. Also drafted: University of Virginia guard Rick Carlisle.
Dallas Mavericks Head Coach Rick Carlisle calls in to the Ben and Skin show for his post-season interview.
Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is among the most opinionated owners in the NBA. He has opinions regarding Donald Sterling’s alleged comments, he’s just not sharing them.
Popovich was named NBA coach of the year on Tuesday, making him just the third coach in league history to win the Red Auerbach trophy three times in his career.